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The Booksie Classic House

A small mining camp is reeling from the aftermath of a bad accident. In the morning two riders appear on the horizon; they are Death, and his insane sidekick, the Joker, coming to collect the souls of those who did not survive. This story originally appeared in Danse Macabre: Close… Read More

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September 22, 2013

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A dystopian vision of the not so distant future. The War on Terror continues unabated, and North America's Muslim population has been rounded up and settled in huge internment camps. Climate change has been ignored until the very air we breathe has become poisonous. A militaristic administration clamps down on… Read More
A mild-mannered mob accountant finds himself on the run after he embezzles millions of dollars from his boss. He is chased across the country by a hired killer, and is forced to hide out in cheap, out of the way motels. He dreads the day the gunman will catch up… Read More

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Vengeance can be long, slow and painful. A man is killed, and his brother makes sure that the man he holds responsible pays for it...and keeps on paying... Read More
A battered woman walks out of court, where her ex-husband has just been acquitted, and tries to come to terms with her life. Read More
Robert Bratt is a lawyer who has always done whatever it took to win his cases. After twenty years of defending the most hardened criminals, many of whom he knew to be guilty, the only thing he can no longer do is look at himself in the mirror. Loosely based… Read More
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